Portland’s landmark hotel to honor its rich history as it enters a new and exciting era.
PORTLAND, Ore. – September 13, 2021 – Owners of The Benson Hotel located at 309 SW Broadway, Portland, Oregon, announced The Benson Hotel will join Curio Collection, part of the Hilton portfolio in October 2021. The property conversion will include renovations to the hotel’s common areas, including the meeting space, lobby and F&B outlets. The 287-room hotel will continue to be operated by Seattle based Coast Hospitality Management with design inspiration led by architectural firm GGLO. The property will remain open during all renovation plans.
“The Benson Hotel has delivered over 100 years of memories, quintessential style and vibrant service, and is deeply rooted in this community,” said Douglas Rigoni, president and CEO, Coast Hospitality. “We are excited to partner with this iconic hospitality brand and to position this Portland landmark as one of the newest hotels that make up the Hilton Curio Collection.”
Curio Collection by Hilton is a global portfolio of more than 100 hotels and resorts, each of which are handpicked for their distinct character to offer unique and authentic experiences to passionate travelers. Each Curio Collection by Hilton hotel provides travelers distinctly local offerings and unexpected amenities tailored to every traveler type, all while providing the benefits of Hilton and its award-winning guest-loyalty program, Hilton Honors.
As part of Hilton Honors®, the award-winning guest loyalty program for Hilton’s 18 world-class brands, The Benson, Curio Collection by Hilton will offer Hilton Honors members who book directly through preferred Hilton channels access to instant benefits, including a flexible payment slider that allows members to choose nearly any combination of Points and money to book a stay, an exclusive member discount that can’t be found anywhere else and free standard WiFi. Members also have access to contactless technology exclusively through the industry-leading Hilton Honors mobile app, where Hilton Honors members can check-in, choose their room and access their room using Digital Key.
Read more about The Benson, Curio Collection by Hilton at newsroom.hilton.com/curio.
About The Benson, Curio Collection by Hilton
Established in 1913, the historic Benson Hotel combines European elegance and charm with modern luxuries. The award-winning hotel is centrally located in Downtown Portland and has long catered to celebrities, dignitaries, and nearly every U.S. president since William H. Taft. The Benson, Curio Collection by Hilton is currently ranked as number two on TripAdvisor out of the 160 hotels in Portland. The area is one of the most environmentally friendly cities in the world, offering visitors access to a variety of outdoor sports and activities in addition to a world-class convention center, festivals, and city-wide events.
About Curio Collection by Hilton
Curio Collection by Hilton is a global portfolio of more than 100 one-of-a-kind hotels and resorts in nearly 30 countries and territories. Curio Collection properties offer guests authentic, curated experiences through distinctly local offerings and elevated amenities, while providing the benefits of Hilton and its award-winning guest loyalty program Hilton Honors. Experience a positive stay at Curio Collection by Hilton by booking at curiocollection.com or through the industry-leading Hilton Honors app. Hilton Honors members who book directly through preferred Hilton channels have access to instant benefits. Learn more about the brand at newsroom.hilton.com/curio, and follow Curio Collection by Hilton on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter.